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Mobo CEO on international success of British artists

The Music of Black Origin awards take place this week and Jessie J leads the way with 5 nominations, including Best UK Act.

Adele, Tinie Tempah and Wretch 32 are also nominated with four awards each and Amy Winehouse's goddaughter Dionne Bromfield is expected to sing a tribute to her.

Kanya King is the CEO of the Mobos and told Radio 5 live Breakfast why the awards are still relevant.

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